I, Sang Death
for tar quartet
“I sang, Death” for tar quartet, composed in November 2014.
The title was borrowed from a verse by the Persian poet Ahmad Shamloo (1925-2000) in his poem:
I sang, Death
More turbulent than life
I sang, the life
Greener than ever"
General form of the piece is made based on minimal music and harmonic relations are generally on Iranian modes such as Chahargah, Esfahan and etc.